Can I use the shotgun seat on my carbon frame?
Yes, we have many customers around the world using the shotgun seat on high-end carbon mountain bikes.
The clamping force of the shotgun seat is minimal thanks to the load being shared across 5 points of contact, with each point having moulded rubber frame protection.
Here's the shotgun seat on a carbon Pivot Firebird in all its glory.
For a helpful guide on fitting your shotgun seat watch this video below: